Jeffrey Dean Foster | The Arrow

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The Arrow

by Jeffrey Dean Foster

Singer/songwriter rock and roll. A southern concoction, midway between London and Los Angeles and a little south of New York City.
Genre: Rock: Rock & Roll
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  Song Share Time Download
1. Life Is Sweet
4:43 $0.99
2. When You Break
2:11 $0.99
3. Morningside
5:02 $0.99
4. Dear Friends and Gentle Hearts
3:23 $0.99
5. The Sun Will Shine Again
4:19 $0.99
6. The Lucky One
4:59 $0.99
7. Young Tigers Disappear
3:56 $0.99
8. I Will Understand
1:41 $0.99
9. Jigsaw Man
3:15 $0.99
10. Hang My Head On You
3:43 $0.99
11. Open Book
3:24 $0.99
12. Out of the Blue
5:32 $0.99
13. The Arrow
2:54 $0.99
14. Untitled
0:43 $0.99
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Album Notes
The Arrow pays homage to the time-tested virtues of well-constructed songs built on a creative foundation of emotional honesty and musical eclecticism. “Usually the songs I write have some kind of spooky remembrance element in them,” Foster elaborates. “Something you can’t quite put your finger on. All the records I loved when I was young, whether it’s the Kinks’ ‘Waterloo Sunset’ or the Byrds’ ‘Chestnut Mare,’ had some element that gave you shivers and took you somewhere else.”
The album reflects a prismatic variety of alluring moods and colors, unspooling as a deep, episodic musical trip. They range from the explosive, Faces-like rush of “Life Is Sweet” to the mysterious mix of beauty and danger in “Morningside.” There’s rustic, Steve Forbert-style folk minstrelsy in “The Arrow” and a shimmering Byrds-meets-Fleetwood Mac glow to the utterly gorgeous “The Sun Will Shine Again.” “Young Tigers Disappear” erupts in a ferocious squall of guitars animating a poetic yet potent antiwar lyric. “Jigsaw Man” marries a soul-baring lyric to atmospheric dream-pop music that would do Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers proud.
“When I think about what kind of record this is,” Foster muses, “it almost seems like a random spin of an FM radio dial from a certain time in the past in the way it embraces a lot of styles without being too disparate or mixed up. So it’s skating over at least my musical history, though I wasn’t consciously thinking about it.”



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